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International Cooperation (IC)

UGC Bureaus

International Cooperation (IC)

Brief Information

  • The University Grants Commission, on behalf of the Government of India, has been implementing various collaborative academic programmes between India and foreign countries. UGC has been running Joint Research Programmes with countries like USA, UK, Israel, Norway and New Zealand, Germany, and has also facilitated Indian scholars to realize their research potential through scholarship, fellowship and research programmes, such as Stipendium Hungaricum scholarships, Raman Fellowships for Post-doctoral research in USA, Project-based Personnel Exchange Programme and Exchange of Scientists Programme. ),
    Some of the active Joint Research Projects are listed below:
    • Indo-German Partnership in Higher Education
    • Project Based Personal Exchange Programme
    • Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship Programme
    To promote India as global study destination and Internationalisation UGC has been undertaking various initiatives, which include:
    i. Notification of UGC(Academic Collaboration between Indian & Foreign HEIs to offer Twinning, Joint Degree and Dual Degree Programmes) Regulations, 2022 for promotion of academic colaboration
    ii. Establishment Alumni-Connect cell and Office of international affairs in universities
    iii. The drafting of University Grants Commission (Setting up and Operation of Campuses of Foreign Higher Educational Institutions in India) Regulations, 2023

Bureau Head

Name of Bureau Head: Dr.(Mrs.) Archana Thakur

Designation: Joint Secretary

Email: archana.ugc@nic.in

Phone Number:011-23239597


Dr. Shalini

Deputy Secretary

Email: shalini.ugc@nic.in
Phone Number: 011-23604326
Room No: 326
Ext: 326

Mr. Vinod Sharma

Under Secretary

Email: vsharma3310@gmail.com,vsharma.ugc@nic.in
Phone Number: 011-23604402
Room No: 402
Ext: 402

Mr. Parmod Kumar

Section Officer

Email: pramod.ugc@nic.in
Phone Number: 011-23381662
Room No: 105
Ext: 662